Food Security Resources
Food insecurity is a complex issue that affects many individuals and families in New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. This resource page provides a list of relevant and reliable resources for those interested in learning more about food insecurity and how to address it.
Food Depot Alimentaire - Food Depot Alimentaire is a non-profit organization that works to address food insecurity in New Brunswick. Their website provides information on their programs and initiatives, as well as resources for those experiencing food insecurity.
PEI Food Exchange - The PEI Food Exchange is a non-profit volunteer organization that aims to empower individuals and communities to increase food security. Founded in 2013, the organization offers a range of initiatives such as gleaning, garden and food skills workshops, community capacity building, and providing information on local food sources.
Food For All NB - Food For All NB is a non-profit organization based in New Brunswick, Canada, with a vision of a connected, informed, and engaged community in food security for all. The organization's mission is to provide leadership in the advancement of food security in New Brunswick through networking, knowledge and information sharing, public relations, and building partnerships.
Community Food Centres Canada - Community Food Centres Canada is a national organization that works to promote food security and social justice across the country. Their website provides resources for those interested in learning more about food insecurity and how to address it in their communities.
Food Banks Canada - Food Banks Canada is a national organization that works to support food banks and food insecurity initiatives across the country. Their website provides information on food insecurity in Canada, as well as resources for those experiencing food insecurity.
Community Food Programs in New Brunswick - Social Supports NB - Providing an essential service to the community, Social Supports NB lists a comprehensive array of community food programs available throughout New Brunswick from food banks and community kitchens to school food programs.
Addressing Household Food Insecurity in Canada - Position Statement and Recommendations - Dieticians of Canada -
This position statement by Dieticians of Canada provides insights and recommendations on addressing household food insecurity in Canada. It's a comprehensive resource that offers a deeper understanding of the issue.
Island Community Food Security Initiative - The Island Community Food Security Initiative is a program based in Prince Edward Island that aims to help source food for islanders. The initiative is a valuable resource for understanding local efforts to combat food insecurity.
PEI Food Security Network - The PEI Food Security Network is a platform dedicated to addressing food security issues in Prince Edward Island. It provides valuable resources and updates on ongoing initiatives and efforts.
Atlantic Canada's Indigenous Communities Face Striking Rate of Food Insecurity, Study Finds - This CBC News article discusses a study that found a striking rate of food insecurity among Atlantic Canada's Indigenous communities. It's an informative resource that sheds light on the unique challenges faced by Indigenous communities in this region.